Daily Media Digest October 11, 2017

Canada NewsWire (press release)
“”We are excited to continue advancing our technology in partnership with the University of Ottawa Heart Institute, and look forward to introducing the …”
TAGS: ausculSciences, Cardiovascular disease, technologies, University of Ottawa Heart Institute


Saskatoon StarPhoenix
“Several proposals with Saskatchewan ties included on Ottawa … Led by Ag-West Bio Inc. and including the University of Saskatchewan, it would focus …”
TAGS: mental health, youth, robots


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“TORONTO, Oct. 10, 2017 /CNW/ – Multi-Health Systems Inc. (MHS), a leading developer of innovative scientific technology solutions for measuring …”
TAGS: public safety, innovation


National Post
“Dr. Fiona Campbell, a specialist in the department of anesthesia and pain medicine at Sick Kids Hospital in Toronto, agreed with the conclusion that …”
TAGS: Ibuprofen, pain relief, Study finds effective after surgery


“But co-author Dr. Chris Wallis, a urology resident at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, has a theory. “Female physicians tend to communicate better ..”
TAGS: study, Female surgeons, lower death rates


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“TORONTO, Oct. 10, 2017 /CNW/ – While memory loss is an early symptom of Alzheimer’s disease, its presence doesn’t mean a person will develop …”
TAGS: memory loss predictor, Alzheimer’s Disease, CAMH Study


Brantford Expositor
“The event was held to announce a new partnership with March of Dimes Canada and to let stroke survivors and their families know that help is …”
TAGS: Stroke Recovery Group, March of Dimes Canada, partnership


National Observer
“Science Minister Kirsty Duncan speaks at the announcement of Mona Nemer as chief science advisor. Nemer and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau look …”
TAGS: Science Minister, Arctic Lab funding


SYS-CON Media (press release)
“In fact, according to the Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC), it is the … best practices and the flexibility associated with innovative digital delivery, … Why investing in mental health will contribute to Canada’s economic …”
TAGS: mental health, digital solutions


Cambridge Times
“The report, dubbed IBD Research and Treatment: Canada’s Fame and Shame, is meant to serve as a call to action for the health industry, politicians …”
TAGS: inflammatory bowel disease, Report, cutting edge biologics


The Sudbury Star
“Leslie Sutherland and Jose Knee, both scientists at Health Sciences North Research Institute, check out the launch of Science North’s new …”
TAGS: Genome exhibit, Sudbury, Health Science North Research Institute


“Media Advisory significant commitment to Canada’s first pediatric hospital network in support of diabetes prevention.”
TAGS: pediatric hospital network, diabetes prevention


“A team of 11 researchers — 10 based in Canada and one in the U.S. — looked at … to their health, compared with those in less-affluent groups, the study found.”
TAGS: study, green space linked to longer living, University of New Brunswick